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West Portal

West Portal Station

Smoking Train Briefly Closes SF Muni West Portal Station

The West Portal Muni station was cleared, and normal Muni service restored, following an incident involving a disabled light-rail vehicle Friday afternoon.

06/13/2014

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State Senator In San Francisco To Push Bill To Dump ‘English-Only’ Law For Public Schools

A Southern California lawmaker visited a San Francisco elementary school Wednesday to press his initiative to overturn a law requiring all California public school classes to be taught in English.

04/16/2014

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San Francisco Muni Streetcar Derails In Front Of West Portal Station; Causes Commute Backup

The San Francisco Municipal Transit Agency is investigating the derailment of a Muni streetcar in front of the West Portal Station early Friday morning.

11/15/2013

Two pedestrians were hurt in a crash in San Francisco's West Portal.  (CBS)

Woman Hit By Car In San Francisco’s West Portal Dies At Hospital

A 68-year-old woman who was struck by a car while crossing the street in San Francisco’s West Portal neighborhood last week has died at a hospital, authorities said Thursday.

03/28/2013

Two pedestrians were hurt in a crash in San Francisco's West Portal.  (CBS)

Pedestrians Hit In San Francisco’s West Portal Neighborhood

A vehicle struck two pedestrians in San Francisco’s West Portal neighborhood Wednesday night, police said.

03/21/2013

Cars and homes were flooded by a water main break in San Francisco.  (CBS)

Lee Meets With San Francisco Residents Devastated By Water Main Break

After a water main break ravaged a section of San Francisco’s Inner Parkside neighborhood last week, residents continue to deal with the aftermath, including sinkholes caving in under their homes.

03/06/2013

Cars and homes were flooded by a water main break in San Francisco.  (CBS)

ConsumerWatch: Allstate Denies SF Homeowners’ Claims In Water Main Break

“Good hands with Allstate. We didn’t get good hands, we got the finger!” said Allstate policyholder and homeowner Ray Moreno.

03/06/2013

Cars and homes were flooded by a water main break in San Francisco.  (CBS)

Homes Red-Tagged In Area Around San Francisco Water Main Break

Four homes were declared uninhabitable on Saturday near the spot where a water main broke in San Francisco’s Inner Parkside neighborhood last week, a city Public Utilities Commission spokeswoman said Monday.

03/04/2013

San Francisco Firefighters on the scene of a 4-alarm fire.  (CBS)

2 Firefighters Hurt In SF West Portal Restaurant Fire; Muni Disrupted

A four-alarm fire that started at a restaurant in San Francisco’s West Portal neighborhood injured two firefighters and shut down light-rail service on multiple Municipal Railway lines this morning, fire and transit officials said.

10/12/2012

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Colonies Of Cockroaches Close San Francisco West Portal Eatery

After San Francisco health inspectors found colonies of cockroaches at a West Portal restaurant this week, the longtime cafi had their permit suspended, the city’s Department of Public Health’s principal health inspector said Friday.

08/31/2012

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